Name: Daniel B.
Job Title: Mortgage Broker & Men's Fashion Writer for About.com
Where: Seattle, WA
Works: 50% as a Mortgage Broker, 50% as a Fashion Writter
Years of Experience: 5 as a Mortgage Broker, 2 as a Fashion Writer
Salary: Mortgage Broker Salary: $50k - $70k/year based on performance. Fashion Writer Salary: about $60k/year also based on performance.
Education: BFA in Fine Arts from the University of Washington
What I do as Mortgage Broker/Fashion Writer...
I write about Men's Fashion for About.com and am a Mortgage Broker for a small company in Seattle. I love the fashion writing, of course, but both jobs allow me to work with lots of interesting people. The best part of being a mortgage broker is developing relationships with my customers and listening to their stories. The best part of my writing job: I go to New York Fashion week twice a year and report the latest fashion trends back to my readers.
I chose this line of work because...